Ukraine's Maryinka repeatedly attacked on Wednesday, buildings on fire

01:55, 13 July 2017
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Ukrainian-held Maryinka's residential area was repeatedly attacked on Wednesday, July 12, according to the Joint Center for Control and Coordination (JCCC).

Maryinka in Donetsk region / Photo from UNIAN

"Several construction facilities on Telmanova Street caught fire at about 21:00 local time after militants located near the village of Trudivske had mounted an attack with the use of large-caliber machine guns. Fortunately, there were no casualties among local residents," it said on Facebook.

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Details about the attack are being verified.

This is the second instance of the violation of the ceasefire in Maryinka on Wednesday.

According to earlier reports, the town's private sector came under fire at about 18:00 local time. The Russian occupation forces targeted ATO troops in the Mariupol sector. They used 82mm mortar shells.

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